Film Picks: Sci-fi adventure Ad Astra, Japanese film The Street Fighter and Tibetan film Jinpa

Brad Pitt in Ad Astra.
Brad Pitt in Ad Astra.PHOTO: THE WALT DISNEY CO.

123 minutes / 4 stars

This space adventure moves across billions of kilometres of space to dig into the interior of astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt). Roy is roiling with abandonment issues. Astronauts come back to their families, but his father Clifford (Tommy Lee Jones), for reasons that become clear later in the story, never made the return journey.

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